Leland school information

IndexLelandNorth CarolinaNational
Average Test Scores44%44%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:115:116:1
Total public schools51,89579,221
Total private schools251024,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1837,963
The Leland, NC educational system consists of 5 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Leland public schools have average test scores of 44% which is 2% higher than than the North Carolina average and 10% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Leland public schools is 15:1, compared to 15:1 in North Carolina and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 90.4% of students have completed 8th grade, 89.6% have completed high school, 39.6% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 2.8% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Leland are 10% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 5 public schools in Leland.
  • 90.4% of people in Leland have completed 8th grade.
  • 89.6% of people in Leland have completed high school.
  • 39.6% of people in Leland have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Leland

IndexLelandNorth CarolinaNational
Completed 8th grade90.4%83.4%84.3%
Completed high school89.6%81.9%83.0%
Completed some college73.9%59.9%59.4%
Completed associate degree52.5%38.1%38.5%
Completed bachelors39.6%29.0%30.3%
Completed masters13.1%10.2%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.8%2.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.5%1.3%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Leland (high school & post-secondary)

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Source: The Leland, NC education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.